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for the latest your money report of the morning. >> jessica is back to tell us more on that. good morning, jess. >> good morning. earnings season large and in charge. we'll have to see if there's any good news out there that could maybe lift the market after what's been a pretty awful week. jason more gone chase sced -- morgan chase scheduled to report quarterly earnings. the biggest banks rose 19% last quarter. we're expecting to hear about more layoffs in the financial industry as banks continue to look for ways to cut costs. as for suffolks the major averages is -- as for stocks,, the dow stands at 13,326. it erased an early gain. nasdaq was off by 2. s&p 5 hundred was up albeit franceally. >>> more problems for farmers that could continue to raise our food prices. the price of corn jumped 5%. global food inventories will fall more than expected. corn output has been cut by the greatest amount in 15 years. >>> and mortgage rates ticked up from record lows last week, still really, really, really low. freddie mac says the rate on a 30-year fixed loan rose to 3.3 the%. -- 3.39%. if you can refi
'll be back with more traffic coming up at 6:18. back to you guys. >>> jessica doyle is back. >> she's watching your money and your car and its safety. >> that's right. we told but this problem yesterday with fake air bags. we now have more information to share with you. if you replaced your car's air bag in the past three years, the new air bag could be an unsafe fake. the national highway traffic safety administration has released a demonstration video. we're going to show it to you right now. it shows you what can happen when a fake air bag deploys in a crash simply does not work. authorities tested ten fake air bags that they seized as part of a criminal investigation. all ten failed. so far there are no reported injuries or deaths if these counterfeits. nhtsa says only a small number of vehicles may have fakes but your odds rise if you had air bags replaced within the last three years at a repair shop that is not part of a new dealership or car dealership. if you bought a used car without full knowledge of the history, or if you bought a salvaged or rebuilt car. air bags purchas
jessica is here talking about the headlines. >> good morning to both of you. investors will be focusing on the job market yet again when we get the latest unemployment numbers out of the government. investors also hoping for better earnings news after we saw problems with alcoa. shares fell on the aluminum company's cautious onlook mostly because -- outlook mostly because of a slowdown in china. the dow dropped 128 points in trading. the nasdaq was off by 13 points and the s&p 5 hundred was down by -- 500 was down by about 9. this is coming as better news. the u.s. economy grew modestly in september. the federal reserve says its latest assessment of economic conditions shows an improving housing market, helping many areas of the country last month. at the same time consumer spending was flat or up just slightly. in most of the regions surveyed. >>> more people struggling financially are staying in their homes. foreclosure activity fell in september to a five-month low. according to realty track, california, michigan and georgia saw the biggest drop since foreclosure. that offset a jump
quarterback. >>> coming up, jessica is back. shelf' have the best car deals on the dealer lot this month. werth. >>> howard here with your weather first on this friday morning. it's going to be a cool day today. we'll have a front passing through this morning into the afternoon. that's going to kick up the winds out of the west, northwest. could gust over 20 miles an hour at times. lunch time temperature 60. turning cold tonight. i'll update you on the freeze watches in just a few minutes. >>> on the northbound side in qawnts can he -- quantico, the ramp to i-95 is blocked. it's an overturned vehicle on the ramp. again the ramp is blocked from northbound rudsall road. >>> it's 6:12. jessica doyle is back with another your money report. >> the help wanted signs. good news if you're going out in the washington area. >> even jayson werth is excited about it. this holiday season is expected to abpretty good one for the re- - to be a pretty good one for the retailers. they're preparing for all the crowds by adding employees. the national retail federation is expecting up to 625,000 jobs to be
your money report of the morning. >> good morning, jessica doyle. >> good morning. we have earnings season starting on wall street today. it's going to be big doings the next couple of weeks. traders don't have the greatest of expectations. analysts are expecting companies to post an overall decline in profits for the first time in nearly three years. today that marks the five-year anniversary of the record high closes of the dow and s&p 500. both indexes right now currently about 7% below those levels. not terribly below. check be the numbers the dow starts this morning at 13,583 after dropping 267 points in -- 27 points in trading. nasdaq was down by about 24. the s&p 500 was down by 5. economic slowdowns in asia and europe and worries about u.s. corporate profits have some analysts predicting a possible pullback in the stock market. so we'll keep our eyes on that also on this. germany's chancellor is in athens today for talks with greece's prime minister. the two are expected to discuss the country's financial crisis. greek police have been stepping up security and they're prepar
'm jessica doyle in for andrea roane on this mop morning. >> thanks for joining us, i'm mike haiduk. mr. bernstein starts it off, grab the coat. >> reporter: temperatures in the 30s and 40s this morning. and with clouds returning shortly, i know the clouds will come back. temperatures are not going to move much today. low to mid-50s. we'll start out with the day planner. weather graphics please if we can, you'll see the temperatures in the low 50s by noon, cloudy skies. with a few showers this afternoon. high temperature 54. just to let you know the average high still about 70, 71. showers yesterday afternoon, early evening pulled away, we have clearing overnight, another batch of clouds and showers approaching southwestern virginia. areas this morning mid-30s in jay and old town. 33 in western maryland. to the east the bay at annapolis 51 andrews is down to 43 and a cool afternoon ahead. high temperatures will be in the 50s right now. a little bit of fog. let's check in with monika here. >> reporter: good morning, everybody. if you are heading around town, things are beginning to get a
this morning. >> i'm jessica doyle in for andrea roane. thank you for joining us on columbus day. >> howard bernstein live this morning. >> reporter: good morning. some areas you might even need light gloves. clouds are rolling back in after having some breaks overnight. it is a day for a coat, you are going to need it, maybe some rain gear as we head into the afternoon hours. >>> here's a look at our day planner, temperatures 46 in town. 52 by noon. north and west of town we might even see a raindrop or two by then. showers with highs of 54, back to 52. this is a look at yesterday afternoon and evening's rain which delayed the start of the baltimore game. clouds are moving in quickly. that is why we are looking at the threat for showers. 36 in frederick right now. 36 in winchester and cumberland. 50 on the bay in annapolis. got a seven day forecast, here's monika with timesaver traffic. >> reporter: we have been telling you about the police activity in silver spring. that does continue inside the beltway, northbound georgia avenue is affected as well. right lane blocked right before you ge
:48. >> thank you, monika. >>> it's 4:42. time for the first your money segment ever the morning. >> jessica is -- of the morning. >> jessica is here. we didn't do so well. >> no. we're not there, folks. part of the problem the international monetary fund says the global economy is getting worse. the imf says the downturn is starting to spread from europe and asia to developing nations. wall street didn't like that. checks the numbers. the dow standes this morning 13,473, dropped 110 points in trade yesterday. nasdaq was down. got hammered too, down by 47 points. the s&p 500 was down by 14. alcoa kicked up earnings season. the aluminum giant reported better than expected profits and sales for the third quarter. investors will be watching shares at the opening bell in just about four hours. fingers crossed. >>> much of wall street appears to be throwing its financial support behind mitt romney. the six biggest banks have all given nearly $2 million to romney's presidential campaign. that's about 40% more than president obama's $700,000 in contributions. this is interesting. it's a switch in c
-year-old girl. a body found in the denver park does belong to jessica ridgeway, the fifth grader who disappeared last week on her way to school. that body was found wednesday about seven miles from her home and authorities say it wasn't intact. they, however, did not release anymore details. they believe she may have been abducted by somebody in the community. >>> some meningitis outbreaks continue. 15 new cases since yesterday have been identified. the cdc says 185 people in a dozen states, including maryland and virginia, have gotten sick so far. 14 people have died. the outbreak has been linked to steroid shots used for back pain. they were contaminated with a fungus and made by a specialty compounding pharmacy in massachusetts. >>> safe way, quizno's, even kiosks in shopping centers are on the food alert list. >> here is russ. >> reporter: what we caught on camera even if you didn't eat the food, tonight's report might be enough to turn your stomach. at this palace in rockville, suspicious when she saw our food alert crew walk into the chinese spot. this woman left her tip on the
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on facebook. i'm jessica doyle, 9news now. >>> the cost of childcare in the dc area averages about $11,000 a year. so finding an affordable option can be a challenge. in fairfax county, united community ministries is helping low income families and today, on hero central, i'm saluting the bryant early learning center. three-year-old justin is having a ball inside the bryant learning center. >> he is very animated. >> he loves to dance, very, very sweet child, very well behaved. extremely bright. >> reporter: his father says, without a subsidy, the family would not be able to pay the $261 a week for childcare. >> and you'll have what is the tuition for the school. >> reporter: justin is the fourth son in the family to attend the quality learning center. the center, also known as well's, accepts children from six weeks to five years old. >> they know how to count and little tricks about drawing, writing, so it is very helpful. >> reporter: bell offers subsidies to low income families and high school teenage moms. fairfax county's office for children directs the majority of needy families
confirmed the body they found wednesday is 10-year- old jessica ridgeway. police found her body near an abandoned mining shaft 7 miles from her home. investigators say the 5th grader was kidnapped on her way to school last friday morning. the fbi is warning parents to stay on alert because the suspect could be someone in the community. >>> now we're going to go on to the campaign. actually what we're going to also talk about now is some of the ads on metro as of late that have been causing quite a bit of controversy. here's surae chinn. >> reporter: i'm surae chinn at the u street metro station where an islamic group has answered back by putting up their own signs to counter these hate ads. >> i'm a muslin myself and that's not what islam is about. >> reporter: some people have already defaced those anti- slim signs that equate muslim radicals with savages. a washington examiner picture shows a woman using post-its to cover up the hate message. the council on american islamic relations or c.a.r.e. is putting up three 16-foot banners at metro stations to counter the anti-muslim ad.
form of kidnapping, your computer and private data held ransom by hackers. jessica doyle has what you need to know to protect your computer from ransomware. >> reporter: steve merrifield owns a high end sporting goods shop. after 27 years in business he'd been preparing to sell it. all of the records for potential buyers stored on his computer server. so merrifield was more than concerned when he realized all his data had been frozen. >> the last words i remember is this is not good. this is not good. >> reporter: it turned out hackers had taken control of his machine and flashed a message. for $3,000 merrifield could have his data back, but it didn't stop there. he'd have to fork over an additional $1,000 for each week he didn't comply. this crime is so pervasive it prompted the fbi to put out a warning. the bureau says it's getting dozens of ransomware complaints each day. >> it's one of the more destructive pieces of malware because they'll encrypt those files. if you don't pay, they can just delete them. >> reporter: bruce snell is with the security computer firm mcafee and say
:12. jessica doyle is back and she has another your money report. >> she says look out, drivers. there's something you need to be aware of this morning. >> that's right. this morning goes out to people who have had an air bag replaced in the last three years. if this is you, auto industry officials say the national highway traffic safety administration has alerted them that thousands of car owners may be driving vehicles with counterfeit air bags. some of those air bags can actually fail to inflate. an official announcement could come as soon as today on the story. we will keep you covered on this one. >>> need a cab? there's a new app for that. today my taxi launches here in d.c., itself first city in the u.s. to get the popular system from europe. you heard how the system works first this morning right here on 9news now. >> press the button and then you see all the taxis around you. the first one accepts your request. you can follow on the screen when the taxi is arriving, where the taxi is at and you have a countdown showing you when to go outside so you don't have to wait in the ra
attention. more at 4:47. >>> time for your first money segment of the morning. >> the lovely jessica doyle. >> good morning. let's hope the pink helps wall street. we'd like that. it's a happy clorp. we'd like happy news. stocks were lower after the world bank warned asia's economies won't grow as much as expected this year. investors also waiting for earnings news this week from some of the biggest u.s. companies. checking the numbers, the dow starts this morning at 13,583. dropped nearly 27 points in trading yesterday. nasdaq bad day, down 23 points. the s&p 500 was off by 5. a congressional panel says two chinese telecom firms pose a security threat to the united states. the panel says the year long investigation found wawway and zte should be barred from any acquisitions and mergers. the chinese companies deny the allegations calling them dangerous political distractions. >>> the makers of coke, pepsi and dr. pepper are introducing new vending machines that display the number of calories that contain -- that the drink contains. they're in response to growing concerns about sugary soda
of the morning. >> here's jessica doyle with the headlines. another three-digit loss. >> not a good day. we're hoping for better. wall teet is focusing -- wall street is focusing on the profits. they did not like what they saw of alcoa. shares fell after the aluminum company said it's cautious about the company's financial outlook mostly because of the slowdown in china. check be the numbers, the dow stands this morning at 13,344. dropped 128 points in trading. nasdaq was off by 13. s&p 5 hundred also a bad day -- 500 also a bad day off by 9. the c.e.o. of jpmorgan chase is sounding off about taxes. jamie diamond says he's -- die monday says he's willing to pay a higher rate for lower corporate taxes so businesses can compete better globally. dimond joined several c.e.o.s. the u.s. faces a fiscal cliff of $600 billion in tax hikes and spending cuts. if congress doesn't take action by the end of the year. >>> investors seem to like fed ex' new cost cutting plan. it promises to boost profits by $1.7 billion over three years. the company plans to cut jobs, reduce its aircraft fleet, and sell s
for the first your money segment of the morning. >> here's jessica doyle. >> it's not been a good week on wall street. >> tip and top all day yesterday. >> three losing sessions in a row. the best they could muster was a mixed finish and barely. the key averages are down between 1.9 to 2.8%. it's been rough out there. checking the numbers, the dow stands this morning at 13,326. it erased an early gain to close 18 points lower. nasdaq also reversed course, finished the day down about 2 points. the s&p 500, the only green arrow on the board and just barely it was up fractionally on the day. >>> the government says the number of americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in more than four years to 339,000. you think that would have boosted wall street. the number consistently below 375,000 suggests hiring is strong enough to lower the unemployment rate. and united airlines is raising prices on more flights, most flights within theist up $10 for -- the u.s. up $10 for a round trip ticket. no other major airlines have matched this fare hike. united tried to rais
of meningitis is not contagious. >>> it's 6:06. jessica doyle is here with another your money report. good morning. >> good morning. we have big development news in montgomery county to the tune of $100 million. that's pretty big. that development could soon have the bulldozers back in action around rockville town center. montgomery county executive ike leggett just announced plans for a new choice hotel across from regal cinemas. >> this is an exciting time for rockville. it is an exciting time for montgomery county. we are delighted to have choice here and the expansion by its hotel and its headquarters. this will be a synergy of economic development tied to the ongoing development in the investment of the county -- investment the county and city have made over the last several years. >> it's aimed at spurring economic growth. leggett is saying the development will generate over $10 million for the county. >>> wal-mart and american express teaming up on a new reloadable prepaid card. it's called blue bird and it offers no minimum balance and no monthly annual or overdraft fees. this is a
are trying to confirm whether a body found near an abandoned mine shack close to where jessica ridgeway went missing is indeed of that the missing girl. the 5th grader was kidnapped on her way to school last friday morning. up till now police said the only real clues they have are the discovery of her backpack and a water bottle. >>> there is more sad news from the scene of a deadly parking garage collapse in miami. a worker rescued after being stuck 13 hours in the concrete rubble at miami-dade community college has died. now that takes the toll to three. another worker is still missing, but investigators do not expect to find him alive. >>> and the work continues to find the cause of the fire at an ohio industrial plant that sent thick black smoke and flames shooting into the air. the fire broke out at hardy industrial technologies in paynesville township this morning. continues inside were so dangerous all the crews were ordered out of the building, but there are no reports of any serious injuries. >>> vice president joe biden and republican congressman paul ryan will share the stage toni
. >> thank you so much for having me. >> absolutely. >> over to you. >> thank you, jessica. >>> you could make -- could you make it work if you only had $30 to spend on 21 meals? >> we'll take a look at some of the challenges when it comes to living on food stamps. . >>> welcome back. 5:40 on this wednesday morning. we have temps in the mid and upper 50s. cloudy skies. a little cool in other areas but it's going to be a really nice day by the end of it. we start out with some clouds. patchy fog and drizzle. 59 at 9:00. 46 by noon and 69 at 3:00 p.m. right now here's monika with timesaver traffic. >>> early morning accident in burtonsville brought down a utility pole westbound route 198. remains blocked after route 29 with crews on the scene. here in college park, the beltway looks great. we'll be back in a couple minutes with more traffic. back to you, jess. >>> i've been combing through the day's daily deals, e-mails and retailer websites to find you some deep discounts. here of some of my favorites. ladies, put down the mascara with this deal for a hot beauty trend. pay $75 for eyelash
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